Aziz Ahmad 'Aziz Moradabadi'
Aziz Ahmad 'Aziz Moradabadi' Poems
|44.||In Memory Of My Mother||12/22/2011|
|45.||In Praise Of God||12/22/2011|
|46.||Knocked And Ran||12/22/2011|
|48.||In A Good Mood||12/22/2011|
|49.||Elegy On Jigar Moradabadi||12/22/2011|
Elegy On Jigar Moradabadi
ELEGY ON JIGAR MORADABADI
Mr. Aziz Ahmad has written an Elegy on the Poet Haji Ali Sikander, commonly known as Jigar Moradabadi. The poem is in 48 stanzas of Eight lines each followed by 48 paragraphs of notes, one for each stanza. They explain the real mood of the stanzas. This is perhaps the first time that an Elegy in English on an Urdu Poet has been attempted. Elegiac poems in Urdu are common. The marsais of Anis and Dabir are long elegiac poems of unsurpassed beauty. An Elegy is literally a song or poem of mourning. The English examples are Lycidas, Adonais ...
A Call For Unity
Neither are we Muslims nor Hindus;
We are Flowers of the self-same vase.
Success will certainly kiss our shoes;
We are working for the self-same cause.
We brave the dangers courageously;
We break the bars that came in our way.
Our love will conquer undoubtedly
The hearts of those who have gone astray.